Playing at home against the Brewers with the Atlanta Braves enjoying a day off, the Nationals were given a chance to create some separation and lower their magic number to win the division to five.
A recap of the Washington Wizards 97-76 win over the Philadelphia 76ers:
How it happened:
Earlier this week, we asked Redskins fans to vote on who they thought would win each game. Now, its Rich Tandler's turn to do that.
How will the Redskins do in 2012? That depends in large part on how they do in five key games. If they win more of these than they lose, they probably will have a pretty good year.Vikings Oct.
For the next two weeks CSNWashington.com will continue our team-by-team look at the three divisions in the Eastern Conference.